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5 Unique Corporate Holiday Party Ideas

Thanksgiving has passed, but the holidays are not over yet! It’s that time of year again, and that means that it’s time to plan your corporate holiday party! Get excited. These parties can be great - and the perfect opportunity to build some holiday spirit and office morale. Now, there are a couple of different ways that this can go. One, your company can throw the same party that it throws ev....
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Informal Mentoring: Encouraging Effective Professional Development

Each year, school districts spend as much as $18,000 per teacher on professional development. These efforts prove largely unsuccessful - only 30% of teachers improve their performance in the classroom as a result of this training. So agencies and foundations have set out to discover the most effective professional development efforts. A study from The New Teacher Project explored the current state....
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Team Building Strategies: How Often Should You Do Team Building?

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Team building strategies often include the types of activities you should be doing, and the objectives you are focusing on, but all too often we forget to think beyond the event itself and consider how frequent team building events should be. For some teams it can be easy to forget to schedule team building events with any type of consistency, simply because they seem to work together effortlessly....
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